lake breeze


noun

a thermally produced wind blowing during the day from the surface of a large lake to the shore, caused by the difference in the rates of heating of the surfaces of the lake and of the land.

Nearby words

  1. lajoie,
  2. lak cell,
  3. lake,
  4. lake 1,
  5. lake 2,
  6. lake charles,
  7. lake district,
  8. lake dweller,
  9. lake dwelling,
  10. lake effect

Compare sea breeze.

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